By Adam Rice
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Pocket Change is focused on a school of economics known as Modern Monetary Theory, or MMT. MMT describes modern economies in which the national currency is fiat money that’s issued by a sovereign government. The show explains the basics of MMT and examines current events through an MMT lens.
||CleanEpisode 10: The Job Guarantee with Pavlina Tcherneva||Pavlina R. Tcherneva, Ph.D., is Associate Professor and Chair at the Department of Economics at Bard College. She is also a Research Associate at the Levy Economics Institute, and a Senior Research Scholar the Center for Full Employment...||1/29/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: MMT Critiques & Advocacy with Tyler Emerson||Tyler Emerson is the host of Good Ancestry, the podcast for aspiring good ancestors. In this episode, Adam and Tyler discuss critiques of MMT, the state of the conversation around it, and advocacy.||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: The History and Future of Money with Robert Hockett||Robert Hockett is a lawyer, law professor, and policy advocate. He is Edward Cornell Professor of Law at Cornell Law School, Professor of Public Affairs at Cornell University, Senior Counsel at Westwood Capital, LLC, and a Fellow at The Century...||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: MMT & Central Banks, Economics Departments, and Public Policy with Robert Hockett||Robert Hockett is a lawyer, law professor, and policy advocate. He is Edward Cornell Professor of Law at Cornell Law School, Professor of Public Affairs at Cornell University, Senior Counsel at Westwood Capital, LLC, and a Fellow at The Century...||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: MMT & Developing Nations with Fadhel Kaboub||Fadhel Kaboub is an Associate Professor of economics at Denison University and President of the Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity. In this episode, Adam and Fadhel discuss Fadhel's work at the Binzagr Institute and how adopting MMT-informed..||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: State of the American Economy & Trump's Trade Policy with Warren Mosler||Warren Mosler is one of the founding thinkers/economists behind Modern Monetary Theory. In this episode, Adam and Warren discuss Warren's background, the state of the American economy, the economic effects of Medicare for All, and Trump's tax &...||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: "Money Famine" with Steve Larchuk||Steve Larchuk is a veteran trial lawyer and historian from just outside of Pittsburgh, PA. Steve first learned about MMT a few years ago when he happened to meet Warren Mosler. He became so interested in MMT that he actually decided to run for...||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: MMT Overview & Trump Tax Plan with L. Randall Wray||L. Randall Wray is a a professor of Economics at Bard College. Randy is one of the pioneering academics in the world of Modern Monetary Theory. Randy and Adam discuss MMT, the state of the American economy trough the MMT lens, job guarantee proposals,..||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: More MMT Basics with Sean Talia||Adam Rice and Sean Talia discuss more MMT basics and how MMT relates to public policy, including 2017's Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.||5/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: MMT for Beginners, Q&A with Steve Friedman||START HERE if you are new to MMT. In the first episode of Pocket Change, Steve Friedman and Adam Rice discuss the basics of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT).||5/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Did not know anything about MMT before listening. Thank you Adam for spreading knowledge on this subject. Can't wait for the Blyth interveiw!
Well presented and insightful
Adam breaks down complex ideas in a very digestible way. Also, his voice is sultry.